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Welcome New Members: Ruth Ezra And Her Son Benjamin Ezra

Published on Jul 26, 2017

We are pleased to welcome our new members to our growing Shearith Israel family.  We look forward to getting to know Ruth and Benjamin.

Emma Lazaraus

Emma Lazarus is best known for her famous poem, “The New Colossus,” inscribed on the base of the Statue of Liberty. 

1883
Omer Board

Shearith Israel’s “Omer Board” dates back to the Mill Street Synagogue of 1730, and may indeed go back to the early years of the Congregation’s history. 

1730